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GLIN==> What's New & Notable, 6/15/00



New on the Great Lakes Information Network: http://www.great-lakes.net

Addition to GLIN Tourism: Highway Maps
<http://www.great-lakes.net/tourism/ref/maps.html>
Visit this new page in the Tourism section before you travel this summer
for highway maps and links to transportation departments in the Great
Lakes region.
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Ozone Mapping Project, U.S. EPA, Office of Air Quality Planning and
Standards
<http://www.epa.gov/airnow/ozone.html>
Interactive maps and animated images illustrate ozone concentrations and
peak levels in major U.S. metropolitan areas.
See also:
Where I Live (local/regional maps): http://www.epa.gov/airnow/where/
Ozone Action Days/EPA Region 5:
http://www.epa.gov/ARD-R5/ozoneday/ozoneday.htm
What is Ozone? http://www.epa.gov/oar/oaqps/gooduphigh/
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New site for Great Lakes kids from Environment Canada!
<http://www.on.ec.gc.ca/greatlakeskids/flash-welcome-page.html>
Meet Professor Frog and learn about the Great Lakes ecosystem through an
array of games and quizzes for kids. Developed by Environment Canada in
conjunction with students and teachers, this site incorporates the ideas
of youth in creating a suite of educational tools.
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Hot off the press -- Mysterious Islands: Forgotten Tales of the Great
Lakes
<http://www.lynximages.com/mimain.htm>
A fascinating historical journey to islands in the vast basin of the
five Great Lakes. Published by Lynx Images, Inc., this guide book and
accompanying video are brimming with stories of island names,
shipwrecks, abandoned places, folklore and intrigue.
See also:
GLIN Islands in the Great Lakes Region:
http://www.great-lakes.net/tourism/rec/isle.html


If you're interested in exchanging links with GLIN or furthering your
partnership with the regional network, visit
http://www.great-lakes.net/about/partner.html

Christine Manninen
GLIN Webmaster
Great Lakes Commission
Ann Arbor, Michigan

For daily Great Lakes News, bookmark http://www.great-lakes.net/news/




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